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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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wry -- as in: wry sense of humor
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • ’Ah, well, you’ve put your finger on the problem,’ said Mr Weasley with a wry smile.
  • ’Yes, but the world isn’t split into good people and Death Eaters,’ said Sirius with a wry smile.

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  • "Yes indeedy," said Jean Louise wryly.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • You’re screwed, Elias, a wry voice tells me.
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